Salem, UT Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
51
Total Crimes
572.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-75.58%
Below National Average
4 out of 77
In Utah
1,798 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Salem, UT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Salem is 572.9 per 100,000 people. That's -75.58% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -78.98% lower than the Utah total crime rate of 2,725.1 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Salem SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
7
Education
9
Commute
8

How Does Salem Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Salem
/ 100k People
Utah
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 51 572.9 2,725.1 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.1 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 41.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1 11.2 159.9 279.7
Violent Crime 1 11.2 260.7 387.8
Burglary 4 44.9 290.6 314.2
Larceny 41 460.6 1,857.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 5 56.2 316.6 246.0
Property Crime 50 561.7 2,464.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Salem

1
Violent Crimes
11.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-97.10%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 8,902.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Salem each year. That compares to a 1 in 383.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Salem is 11.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -97.10% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -95.69% lower than the Utah violent crime rate of 260.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Salem

50
Property Crimes
561.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
-71.32%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 178.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Salem each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Salem is 561.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -71.32% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -77.21% lower than the Utah property crime rate of 2,464.4 per 100,000 people.

Salem Crime Compared To Utah Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Utah.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Salem

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Provo, UT 117,189 1,902 1,623.0 1,507.8 115.2
Orem, UT 98,902 2,139 2,162.7 2,055.6 107.2
Spanish Fork, UT 41,605 500 1,201.8 1,127.3 74.5
Springville, UT 33,728 466 1,381.6 1,304.6 77.1
Payson, UT 20,498 396 1,931.9 1,844.1 87.8
Mapleton, UT 11,068 58 524.0 487.9 36.1
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